CryptoLocker - What You Need To Know

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 11:47
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CryptoLocker - What You Need To Know

Tags: CryptoLocker | malware | ransomware | security threat

One of the biggest threats to the security of any business network is malware. There are many different forms of malware out there that can infect systems in a nearly unlimited number of ways.

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In the past few weeks there have been numerous stories about CryptoLocker - a new form of ransomware that is proving to be a problem for many companies.

 

Knowledge is power so finding out more about CryptoLocker is recommended, as well as how you can take steps to protect your systems.

 

What is CryptoLocker?
Ransomware is a virus that locks important files or systems and requests that users pay a ransom to unlock them. This is not a new form of malware, but there has been a recent resurgence and CryptoLocker is leading the way.

 

Read more about CryptoLocker and how you can protect your systems from it:

http://www.financialcomputer.com/2013/10/cryptolocker-what-you-need-to-know/

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